Sophie van Llewyn is the author of Bottled Goods, available from Fairlight Books in the UK, from Harper Perennial in the USA and Canada, Keller Editore in Italy and Litera in Romania.
Longlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction 2019, Republic of Consciousness Prize 2019, the People’s Book Prize. For more details about the book, click here.
Sophie also writes flash fiction & short stories, and she has recently finished a historical novel set during WW2. Her prose was published in various publications, such as The Guardian, New Delta Review, Ambit, Litro, New South Journal, Banshee, The Lonely Crowd and many others. She’s also won or been listed for a number of competitions. Sophie was nominated for a Pushcart Prize, Best Small Fictions, Best Microfiction and Best of the Net.
Sophie was a co-editor of the National Flash Fiction Day Anthology in 2020, ‘Root, Branch, Tree.’
Currently, Sophie isn’t represented by an agent.
For publications, please check the dedicated page here.
Sophie grew up in Romania.
Now living in Germany, Sophie picked up her writing again while on maternity leave. She discovered flash fiction through Ad Hoc Fiction, a weekly competition. Trying her hand at short fiction, reading it intensely, doing workshops with other gifted writers helped her improve her writing and editing techniques.
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